Randolph Matthews brings on to the stage the very same hat and suitcase that his father carried when he migrated during the 60’s from Grenada to London.Its a reminder that the journey of pain and the unknown is where the inspiration of music is born.With a series of crafted original songs combined with distinctively re-worked covers this is the essential Randolph Matthews.
London based Vocalist/Producer Randolph Matthews performance described by Blues and Soul magazine as “Uniquely Original” spans over two decades which has brought him international recognition and followers everywhere. Using a loop sampler, technology and his voice he creates music and takes audiences on a soul jazz inspired journey singing original songs with soulful electronic beats and a twist of stories.
Randolph Matthews has performed at Glastonbury, O2 Arena, Buckingham Palace ,BBC Hackney Weekender, Trade – Berlin, North Sea Jazz Festival and the Royal Albert Hall. He has also supported and collaborated with a host of international artist including Will I Am, Grace Jones, Richard Bona, and Brit award winner Plan B.Recently Randolph has been inspired by his London Jazz roots which has led to his current release ‘Untamed’. This album is aptly titled and is recorded solo with only a loop sampler and a studio audience.Due for release in Autumn 2017.
So put on your hat, grab your suitcase and follow Randolph on his vocally “untamed” musical journey.
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